Waterloo Regional Municipality, ON
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House of Friendship
A charitable human service agency that currently serves more than 42,000 low-income women, men, youth and children annually through 19 programs.

Inspired by Christian Faith, we continue to be shaped by the following values:
COMPASSION – We extend the hand of friendship
INCLUSION – We believe everyone has a seat at the table
JUSTICE – We value a society where all have a voice
DIGNITY – We honour the self-respect of each person
HOPE – We always see hope, even in times of trouble

Our program areas focus on:
*Addiction Services (Suppporting Healthy Lives)
*Community Services (Feeding and Assisting Those In Need)
*Family Services (Building Strong Families and Strong Communities)
*Residential Services (Providing Shelter and Supportive Housing)
51 Charles St. E.
PO Box 1537, Station C
Kitchener, ON, N2G 4R3 Map
519-742-8327
Ages served: All ages
Languages served: English
Fees: Yes (Sliding scale fees for some programs, others are free of charge.)
To be seen: Clients/families may self refer
Area Served: Waterloo Regional Municipality

Programs/Services Include...

174 King Street North
Program/Service of : House of Friendship
A residential treatment program for adult men whose substance abuse puts them at high risk, it is 6-8 months long. This full time program includes individual and group counseling as well as aftercare programming.
174 King Street North
Waterloo, ON, N2J 3Z9 Map
519-885-3330
Ages served: 18 years and up
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Local
Addiction Supportive Housing (ASH)
Program/Service of : House of Friendship
Twenty-four supportive housing units for individuals who have recently completed addiction treatment, or been involved with treatment who are also experiencing homelessness. Provided in conjunction with Waterloo Region Homes for Mental Health.
ON
519-885-3330
Ages served: All ages
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Local
Alcontrol
Program/Service of : House of Friendship
A Community-based residential addiction treatment program for women whose use of alcohol and/or other drugs puts them at high risk. The program is 4-12 weeks long, depending on individual need. This full time program is individual and group counseling focused. The program is staffed 24 hrs/day. One space is reserved for a woman who is pregnant.
215 King Street South
Waterloo, ON, N2J 1R2 Map
519-745-4691
Ages served: 18 years and up
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Local
Bridges to Health
Program/Service of : House of Friendship
A two week day treatment program for adult women who are concerned with their substance use. This program has a holistic health focus that emphasizes the importance of nurturing mind, body and spirit when recovering from substance use and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Based in Kitchener, the program has a portability option that also allows it to be delivered in Guelph and Cambridge.
71 Ann St.
Kitchener, ON, N2B 3T3 Map
519-957-5000
Ages served: 18 years and up
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Local
Moving Forward
Program/Service of : House of Friendship
Treatment services for women who are substance involved and pregnant and/or parenting children under age 6. Options include: Individual Support, Individual Counselling, Substance Use Assessments, Link with pre-natal care, Mom's in Recovery Group, Parenting Group and Residential Treatment.
215 King Street South
Waterloo, ON, N2J 1R2 Map
519-745-4691
Ages served: All ages
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Local
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This resource is listed under these topics

Emergency Shelter and Housing
Addictions (including Drugs, Alcohol and Gambling)
Housing and Home Supports
Parents, Families & Caregivers
Counselling and Therapy
Females (Girls, Women)
Drop-in centres
Males (Boys, Teenagers, Men)
Group Homes, Residential Care and Supported Housing
Food and Nutrition
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Last modified Apr 13, 2017 10:38pm
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